Bas relief - The adoration of Christ - antique fireplace plaque - Iron (cast) - mid 18th century

Description
Bas relief - The adoration of Christ - antique fireplace plaque - Iron (cast) - mid 18th century
Germany

Antique cast iron fireback
18th century fireback in bas-relief representing the the worship of Christ by the Magi.
The scene is rich in detail. Christ in his cradle of straw, held by the Virgin. He's surrounded by the Magi. On the right, an ox and a donkey. In the background, a stable. Above, a scroll decoration.
Provenance: old German collection.

Lot details
Object
Bas relief - The adoration of Christ - antique fireplace plaque
Material
Iron (cast)
Estimated Period
Mid 18th century
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
37×30.5×1 cm
Weight
7.8 kg
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